Chima Obioma Oluigbo, MD - Medicare Neurological Surgery in Washington, DC

Chima Obioma Oluigbo, MD is a medicare enrolled "Neurological Surgery" physician in Washington, District Of Columbia. His current practice location is 110 Michigan Avenue Nw, Dept Of Neurosurgery, Childrens National Medical Center, Washington, District Of Columbia. You can reach out to his office (for appointments etc.) via phone at (202) 476-3531.

Chima Obioma Oluigbo is licensed to practice in District Of Columbia (license number MD041038) and he also participates in the medicare program. He does not accept medicare assignments directly but he may accept medicare through third-party (refer to Reassignment section below) and may also prescribe medicare part D drugs. His NPI Number is 1467607671.

Contact Information

Chima Obioma Oluigbo, MD
110 Michigan Avenue Nw, Dept Of Neurosurgery, Childrens National Medical Center,
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 476-3531
(202) 476-3091

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Physician's Profile

Full NameChima Obioma Oluigbo
GenderMale
SpecialityNeurological Surgery
Location110 Michigan Avenue Nw, Washington, District Of Columbia
Accepts Medicare AssignmentsMedicare enrolled and may accept medicare through third-party reassignment. May prescribe medicare part D drugs.
  NPI Data:
  • NPI Number: 1467607671
  • Provider Enumeration Date: 12/02/2008
  • Last Update Date: 10/11/2019
  Medicare PECOS Information:
  • PECOS PAC ID: 1557541729
  • Enrollment ID: I20130319000119

Medical Identifiers

Medical identifiers for Chima Obioma Oluigbo such as npi, medicare ID, medicare PIN, medicaid, etc.
IdentifierTypeStateIssuer
1467607671NPI-NPPES

Medical Taxonomies and Licenses

TaxonomyTypeLicense (State)Status
207T00000XNeurological Surgery 35.096481 (Ohio)Secondary
207T00000XNeurological Surgery MD041038 (District Of Columbia)Primary

Medicare Reassignments

Some practitioners may not bill the customers directly but medicare billing happens through clinics / group practice / hospitals where the provider works. Medicare reassignment of benefits is a mechanism by which practitioners allow third parties to bill and receive payment for medicare services performed by them. Chima Obioma Oluigbo allows following entities to bill medicare on his behalf.
Entity NameChildrens Hospital
Entity TypePart B Supplier - Clinic/group Practice
Entity IdentifiersNPI Number: 1912939703
PECOS PAC ID: 0244143170
Enrollment ID: O20031107000130

Medicare Part D Prescriber Enrollment

Any physician or other eligible professional who prescribes Part D drugs must either enroll in the Medicare program or opt out in order to prescribe drugs to their patients with Part D prescription drug benefit plans. Chima Obioma Oluigbo is enrolled with medicare and thus, if eligible, can prescribe medicare part D drugs to patients with medicare part D benefits.

Mailing Address and Practice Location

Mailing AddressPractice Location Address
Chima Obioma Oluigbo, MD
110 Michigan Avenue Nw, Dept Of Neurosurgery, Childrens National Medical Center,
Washington, DC 20010

Ph: (202) 476-3531
Chima Obioma Oluigbo, MD
110 Michigan Avenue Nw, Dept Of Neurosurgery, Childrens National Medical Center,
Washington, DC 20010

Ph: (202) 476-3531

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